COVID-19 Guidelines

To protect patients, visitors and health care workers, we have implemented the following procedures:
  • Non-urgent medical appointments should be rescheduled or converted to telehealth visits.
  • Any patient checking in must tell staff and ask for a mask if they have: A fever, cold symptoms (cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath); Flu symptoms (fever, chills, body aches, etc.).
  • Anyone under 16 years of age NOT being seen as a patient is restricted from visiting any area.
  • Visitor restrictions are in place. Please call to inquire about exceptions.

For general information, please visit the Colorado COVID-19 website

Thank you for doing your part to help keep everyone as safe and healthy as possible.

Evalina Burger-Van der Walt, MD
Professor, Orthopedics

Clinic (720) 848-1980
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Gender: Female
Languages: Afrikaans, English
Department, Section/Division: Orthopedics

Practice Locations

UCHealth Spine Center - Anschutz Medical Campus
Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion - 1st Floor
12605 E. 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
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Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Specialty Information

  • Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certification (2016)
  • Orthopedic Surgery - Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine (1993)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles
  • Back Pain
  • Fractures
  • Neck Disorders and Injuries
  • Spine Injuries
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Surgery
Clinical Interest for Patients
I specialize in the treatment of most spinal diseases in adults. I am particularly interested in complex spinal surgery, adult deformity and scoliosis.

Care Philosophy
Our group is committed to providing the highest quality professional and ethical care to all patients through integration of comprehensive education and exceptional musculoskeletal research.

Personal Interests
I enjoy music and hunting.

Volunteer Activities
I am committed to the education of future medical professionals. I am very active in mentorship of medical students, orthopaedic surgery residents and spine fellows at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, as well as providing them many research opportunities. I also serve on the parent council at the University of Denver.

Public Speaking
The aging spine Adult deformity Woman in Spine surgery



Information for Referring Providers

Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
I specialize in complex spinal surgery, adult deformity, spinal tumors and scoliosis. I also perform modern surgical procedures such as disk replacement.

Research Interest for Referring Providers
Our group participates in a wide variety of clinical research studying areas including but not limited to: function and health related quality of life after treatment of skeletal disorders, limb preservation surgical techniques, and oncology. We also perform outcome analysis for different surgical devices and techniques in order to provide our patients with the most innovative orthopaedic treatments available. I am particularly interested in research involving spine disorders and scoliosis.

Clinic Phone: (720) 848-1980
Fax Phone: (720) 848-2019

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